Living in Orono, ME

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Orono SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
9.5

Orono, ME Crime Report

100
Total Crimes
873.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-66.00%
Below National Average

Orono, ME Cost Of Living

107
Orono's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Orono, Maine Info Snack

Population
9,474
Unemployment
7.2%
Poverty
37.7%
Median Home
$182,000
Median Income
$40,075
Median Rent
$905

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Rankings for Orono in Maine

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Map Of Orono, ME

Population over time in Orono

Year Population % Change
2017 9,474 -2.0%
2016 9,667 0.7%
2015 9,601 0.8%
2014 9,522 0.1%
2013 9,514 1.5%
2012 9,377 2.3%
2011 9,169 2.6%
2010 8,941 -0.0%
2009 8,942 -
Crime/100k Orono ME USA
Violent Crime 87.3 112.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.8 5.0
Robbery 8.7 17.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 43.7 60.0 246.8
Property Crime 786.0 1357.8 2199.5
Burglary 96.1 202.7 376.0
Larceny 655.0 1097.1 1594.6
Car Theft 34.9 58.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Orono

White
88.3% (8,370)
African American
2.7% (254)
American Indian
0.2% (21)
Asian
3.5% (329)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.5% (238)
Hispanic
2.8% (262)
Race Orono ME USA
White 88.3% 93.4% 61.1%
African American 2.7% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 3.5% 1.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.8% 1.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Orono, Maine

Less than $10,000
11.6% (109,601)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.8% (112,201)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.1% (105,514)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (86,937)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (133,007)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.2% (134,493)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.7% (73,191)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (108,115)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (29,350)
$200,000 or more
5.8% (54,986)
Income Orono ME USA
Less than $10,000 11.6% 6.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.8% 5.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.1% 10.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 10.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 13.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.2% 19.0% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.7% 13.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 13.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 4.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 5.8% 4.1% 7.0%

Gender in Orono

Female
50.4% (4,778)
Male
49.6% (4,696)
Gender Orono ME USA
Female 50.4% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Orono for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (189)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (284)
High School / GED
10.0% (947)
Some College
15.0% (1,421)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (663)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (2,463)
Master's Degree
18.0% (1,705)
Professional Degree
5.0% (473)
Doctorate Degree
14.0% (1,326)
Education Orono ME USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 10.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 18.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 14.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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